Gilbert Middle School

201 E. Mathews
Gilbert, IA 50105
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Gilbert Middle School serves 383 students in grades 6-8.
Gilbert Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 91% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Gilbert Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Gilbert Middle School's student population of 383 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Gilbert Middle School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Gilbert Middle School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#34 out of 1232 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
89%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGilbert Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Gilbert Middle School is Gilbert High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ames Middle School (6.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gilbert Intermediate School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gilbert Gilbert High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 472 students
    0.2 miles
    312 Gretten
    Gilbert, IA 50105
    (515) 232-3738
    0.2 9-12 472
  • Gilbert Gilbert Intermediate School Math: 97% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 3-5 | 323 students
    0.3 miles
    103 Mathews Dr
    Gilbert, IA 50105
    (515) 232-3748
    0.3 3-5 323
  • Gilbert Gilbert Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 379 students
    0.5 miles
    109 Rothmoor
    Gilbert, IA 50105
    (515) 232-3744
    0.5 PK-2 379
  • Ames Northwood Pre-school
    Grades: PK-K | 317 students
    4.0 miles
    3012 Duff Avenue
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 268-2470
    4 PK-K 317
  • Ames Fellows Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 553 students
    4.5 miles
    1235 20th St.
    Ames, IA 50010
    (515) 239-3765
    4.5 K-5 553

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